The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Server Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 80 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Server Administrator 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.43% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 - £23.75
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1098 746 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.69% 95.03% 94.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 384 465
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £169 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 42
Average hourly rate £16.50 £11.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £101.90 £44.00 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Server Administrator
West Yorkshire

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Server Administrator in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Server Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Server Administrator across the Leeds region.

Server Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Server Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Server Administrator in their job title.

1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) WSUS
3 4 (36.36%) SCCM
3 4 (36.36%) SCOM
3 4 (36.36%) Veeam
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) CommVault
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) McAfee
3 4 (36.36%) Sophos
4 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) Database Security
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (18.18%) Clustering
5 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (18.18%) Replication
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Server Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Server Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
1 2 (18.18%) Database Security
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) WSUS
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
1 4 (36.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Veeam
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
1 4 (36.36%) CommVault
1 4 (36.36%) McAfee
1 4 (36.36%) Sophos
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix